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TITLE
Dunnet Head near John O'Groats
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_CARD_1552
PLACENAME
Dunnet Head
DISTRICT
Caithness - Northern
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
CAITHNESS: Dunnet
PERIOD
1920s
CREATOR
J Valentine & Co.
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
33469
KEYWORDS
postcards
Caithness
headland
headlands
lighthouses
Dunnet Head near John O'Groats

Postcard of Dunnet Head, the most northerly point of mainland Britain.

With commanding views north to Orkney and east to Duncansby Head, west to Cape Wrath and south to the peaks of Morven and Maiden Pap, Dunnet Head is a popular tourist attraction.

The lighthouse was built in 1832 and is perched on the cliffs 300ft above the sea.

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Dunnet Head near John O'Groats

CAITHNESS: Dunnet

1920s

postcards; Caithness; headland; headlands; lighthouses

Highland Libraries

Highland Libraries' Postcard Collection

Postcard of Dunnet Head, the most northerly point of mainland Britain.<br /> <br /> With commanding views north to Orkney and east to Duncansby Head, west to Cape Wrath and south to the peaks of Morven and Maiden Pap, Dunnet Head is a popular tourist attraction.<br /> <br /> The lighthouse was built in 1832 and is perched on the cliffs 300ft above the sea.